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International Drumming & Dance:<br> Rony Barrak & the Fontomfrom Drum & Dance Ensemble

Thursday, March 29, 2012
12:00 AM
University Hospital Main Lobby, Floor 1
1500 E. Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109

A second opportunity to see these amazing performers live.

Rony Barrak is a Lebanese percussionist best known for his mastery of the darbuka, a goblet-shaped hand drum. He is also a composer and producer who has a leading presence in collaborations in jazz, funk, percussion and classical, as well as Arabic and Latin musical styles.

The Fontomfrom Drum & Dance Ensemble are master drummers and dancers and former members of the National Dance Company based at the Center for National Culture in Kumasi, Ghana. This performance is made possible by UMHS Gifts of Art and the Center for World Performance Studies at the U-M International Institute.

More information available here: http://www.med.umich.edu/goa/performances.htm